Youth wrestler Mikey Longo earns spot on elite national team

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Mikey Longo, an eighth grader at Middlebrook School, is one of 22 youngsters who have been selected to participate with the Ohio All-Star Wrestling Team. The team will embark this summer on a 50-day cultural exchange tour of the United States, Canada and Mexico. Longo is only the second Connecticut wrestler to be chosen for the team. Now in its … read more

Boys swimming: Wilton ends season at state meets

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The Wilton High boys swimming team produced multiple season-best times at last week’s state meets, as the Warroirs finished ninth at the Class L state championships and 36th at Saturday’s State Open. Senior Jack Lewis ended his career for the Warriors with a pair of top-seven finishes at the Class L meet, and was the only Wilton individual swimmer to … read more

Wilton Y gymnasts bring home championship trophies

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Narrowly escaping the first winter storm of the month, the Wilton Y gymnastics team hosted the 2018 Connecticut Southern League championships over the March 3-4 weekend. With more than 300 gymnasts and their respective spectators converging in the gym over six sessions, the hours of hard work and preparation paid off with multiple titles and awards. Overall, the Wilton Level … read more

Boys swimming: Lewis, Hess make Class L finals

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Jack Lewis is in the A finals in two events, and Rory Hess in one event, for today’s Class L swim championships at Wesleyan University. Three other Wilton High boys swimming team members also made it back to tonight’s finals with top-24 finishes at last Saturday’s Class L preliminaries at East Hartford High School. Lewis is in the A finals (top … read more

Travel basketball: Wilton fifth grade boys win title

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The Wilton fifth grade boys basketball team won the Fairfield County Basketball League championship, beating Orange (CT) by a score of 40-31 on Sunday in New Canaan. The Warriors got off to a quick start with a big 3-point shot by Luke Ginsburg, putting Wilton up 12-5 after the first quarter. The Wilton boys continued their strong play offensively behind … read more

Travel basketball: Wilton sixth grade girls repeat as county champs

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The Wilton girls 6A travel basketball team, sponsored by Servco Oil, successfully completed its mission to win back-to-back Fairfield County Basketball League ‘A’ championships with a 31-28 victory over a scrappy Milford Knights squad on Sunday in Darien. The Warriors were led by the trio of Maddie Dineen (11 points, 4 steals), Anisa Burrows (10 points, 9 rebounds) and Ashleigh … read more

Boys basketball: Warriors fall in overtime in state quarterfinals

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Coming into Monday night’s quarterfinal match of the Division II boys basketball state tournament, all the signs pointed in Wilton’s favor. A game on your home court in the quarterfinal round as a 13th seed, playing a team that you beat by 22 points in the Holiday Tournament coached by your former head coach, who has never won a game … read more

Gymnastics: Olin third on floor, eighth in all-around at New Englands

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Jess Olin closed out an outstanding debut season with the Wilton High gymnastics team by placing eighth in the all-around at the 24th annual New England Gymnastics Championships on Saturday at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H. Olin, a junior who competed with her club team as a freshman and sophomore, had an all-around score of 36.2. She finished third in … read more

Boys basketball: Wilton to host Newtown Monday in state quarterfinals

Thanks to 21st-seeded Newtown’s upset of fifth-seeded Pomperaug on Saturday night, the Wilton High boys basketball team will host its Division II state quarterfinal game on Monday at Zeoli Fieldhouse. Game time is 6. The 13th-seeded Warriors (15-7) are coming off a 63-56 win at fourth-seeded Bristol Central on Friday night. Newtown (13-10) defeated Pomperaug in the second round, 66-56. … read more

Boys basketball: Warriors win thriller over Bristol Central, advance to quarterfinals

Still stinging from the the disappointment of failing to qualify for the FCIAC playoffs, the Wilton High boys basketball team is making the most of its second season. The 13th-seeded Warriors advanced to the Division II state quarterfinals with a gritty 63-56 win at fourth-seeded Bristol Central on Friday night. They play the winner of Saturday’s Pomperaug vs. Newtown game … read more

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